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Unique secret of diving seals revealed

The secret of how seals are able to spend 90 per cent of their lives at sea holding their breath has been revealed.

19 June 2019Research

Hormone boost makes wild seals spend more time with each other

Implications for conditions in humans like autism

24 May 2017Research

‘Inner city’ seals may suffer hearing loss

Underwater noise increasing in UK’s busy shipping lanes inhabited by seals

2 May 2017Research

Research into seal population decline takes centre stage at World Mobile Congress

Sea Mammal Research Unit at the cutting edge of technology

27 February 2017Research

St Andrews scientist awarded Polar Medal

Former director of SMRU recognised for his research on the ecology of seals

21 February 2017Awards

Seal of approval for major marine lab

Wolfson Foundation gives £500,000 boost to new Gatty Marine facility

11 July 2016Research

Protected seals avoid offshore windfarms during pile driving activities

Important implications for the offshore windfarm industry

23 May 2016Research

Sealing the bonds between mother and child

Scientists uncover important role of hormones in mother-child bond

4 March 2016Research

Climate data gets seal of approval

Wildlife help build scientific database using St Andrews technology

29 May 2015Research

Effects of powerful man-made underwater sounds

Noise from pile driving during offshore wind turbine construction could be damaging the hearing of harbour seals around the UK, researchers have found.

20 May 2015Research